Larned is a very small city located in the state of Kansas. With a population of 3,967 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Larned is the 74th largest community in Kansas.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Larned is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Larned is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Larned who work in office and administrative support (11.63%), sales jobs (10.18%), and management occupations (9.76%).
One of the benefits of Larned is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 14.73 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.
Larned is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The overall education level of Larned is somewhat higher than in the average US city of 21.84%: 28.63% of adults 25 and older in the city have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Larned in 2010 was $22,368, which is middle income relative to Kansas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $89,472 for a family of four. However, Larned contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Larned home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Larned residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Larned include Irish, Dutch, French , and English.
The most common language spoken in Larned is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.